### skew

- IPA[skjuː]

英式

- neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew; crooked；(of a pair of lines) neither parallel nor intersecting.
- an oblique angle; a slant.；a bias towards one particular group or subject
- suddenly change direction or position；twist or turn or cause to do this

#### verb:

**skew**, 3rd person present:**skews**, gerund or present participle:**skewing**, past tense:**skewed**, past participle:**skewed**#### noun:

**skew**, plural noun:**skews**

- 釋義
- 相關詞
- 片語

### 形容詞

- 1. neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew; crooked his hat looked slightly skew a skew angle
- 2. (of a pair of lines) neither parallel nor intersecting.
- ▪ (of a curve) not lying in a plane.
- 3. (of a statistical distribution) not symmetrical.

### 名詞

- 1. an oblique angle; a slant.
- 2. a bias towards one particular group or subject the paper had a working-class skew
- 3. the state of not being symmetrical.

### 動詞

- 1. suddenly change direction or position the car had
**skewed**across the track - ▪ twist or turn or cause to do this he
**skewed**around in his saddle his leg was**skewed**in and pushed against the other one - 2. make biased or distorted in a way that is regarded as inaccurate, unfair, or misleading the curriculum is
**skewed**towards the practical subjects - 3. cause (a distribution) to be asymmetrical the distributions were
**skewed**to the right

- not straight; askew: his wig was skew-whiff he automatically attempted to move his bat at its customary skew-whiff angle

### Oxford American Dictionary

- (of a matrix) having all the elements of the principal diagonal equal to zero, and each of the ...

### Oxford Dictionary

- an arch (or bridge) with the line of the arch not at right angles to the abutment.

### Oxford American Dictionary

- not straight; askew: his wig was skew-whiff he automatically attempted to move his bat at its customary skew-whiff angle

### Oxford Dictionary

- an arch (or bridge) with the line of the arch not at right angles to the abutment.

### Oxford Dictionary

- a gear consisting of two cogwheels having non-parallel, non-intersecting axes.

### Oxford Dictionary

- (of a matrix) having all the elements of the principal diagonal equal to zero, and each of the ...

### Oxford American Dictionary

- neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew

### Oxford Dictionary

### 片語

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- IPA[skyo͞o]

美式

- neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew; crooked: his hat looked slightly skew a skew angle
- an oblique angle; a slant.
- suddenly change direction or position: the car had
**skewed**across the track

### Oxford American Dictionary